Summer 2023: University of Oxford

The Health Economists’ Study Group Summer 2023 Meeting was hosted by the Health Economics Research Centre (HERC), University of Oxford, from 21st-23rd June 2023.

Meeting schedule

The HESG Summer Meeting took place at Keble College, Oxford, over three days from 10 a.m. on 21st June to lunchtime on 23rd June 2023. The meeting included an additional session on Wednesday morning, which was open to all, entitled Improving Health Economics Communications.

Click here to download the draft programme, or view it below.

  • Wednesday 21st June – pre-meeting workshop from 10:00, registration and lunch from 11:00, afternoon sessions (with refreshments), members meeting, lightning talks, evening drinks and canapés.
  • Thursday 22nd June – morning sessions (with refreshments), lunch, afternoon sessions (with refreshments), Conference dinner.
  • Friday 23rd June – morning sessions (with refreshments), 13:00 meeting close.

Minutes from the Members’ Meeting will be available to all members on the Minutes page.


Click here to download the abstract booklet, or view it below.



HESG members will be able to download papers for the meeting from the accepted papers archive.

Delegates can download all accepted papers for this meeting below (or at this link), using the password provided by the Local Organising Committee.

Venue and accommodation

The main conference took place in the modern conference centre in the heart of historic Keble College.

An allocation of bedrooms, on a B&B basis, was set aside at 3 venues this year, a few minutes’ walk away from each other. When registration opened on the 13th of March, there was one link to register for the conference and separate links to each of the 3 accommodation options to book and pay directly to those venues.

Key dates


Registration is now closed.

Registration opens13th March 2023
Early bird rate deadline24th April 2023
Registration closes21st May 2023


Abstract submission is now closed.

Abstract submission opens17th February 2023
Abstract submission closes16th March 2023
Notification of acceptance6th April 2023
Paper submission deadline21st May 2023


PhD students could apply for a scholarship to fund their attendance.

Until 24th April 2023From 25th April 2023
HESG member without accommodation£300£350
Non-member without accommodation£330£380

Photo credit: University of Oxford